jdubqca

poetry by j matthew waters

prisoner


be not afraid of the knock on the door
it’s been in the offing ever since you were born

if you remember the crib
there is something special inside you
awareness at such an early age
is a clear sign you’ve been here before

reaching various stages in life
is sometimes easier said than done
but the underlying truth will always remain
how you’re destined to be one in the end

hell on earth is as real as heaven itself
and oftentimes you wonder
what keeps you coming back




march two thousand eighteen
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

Single Post Navigation

6 thoughts on “prisoner

  1. Pingback: prisoner — jdubqca – trescic

  2. Such meaningful verses. Bang on every time!

  3. Incredible lines, John!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: